After sravan utsav, kirtan mela is the next big event happening in Mayapur. Kirtan mela adivas took place on 15th evening. HH Loknath Swami sung kirtan melodiously and the audience danced to his tunes. HH Sacinandana Swami and HH Kadamba Kanana Swami were also present on the occasion. The venue for the kirtan mela (Panca tattva hall) has been specially decorated with a blue tent covering the ceiling. Also, Deities of Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakur, Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Saraswati and Srila Prabhupada are placed with flower decorations.
There are hourly kirtan performances from 10 in the morning to late evening. This event is being broadcast on Mayapur.tv and has attracted several hundred devotees globally. Some of the renowned kirtanyias like HH Sacinandana Swami and HH Niranjan Swami are going to lead kirtan today evening, so stay tuned to Mayapur.tv for live viewing and Mayapur.com for all Gaur Purnima festival updates.
More images of kirtan mela can be viewed by clicking here: Kirtan mela 2015.
Panca tattva Deities cried out during Kirtan mela. Click here to read more and view images.